Tinubu settles Wike & SIM Fight
Following the public show of power between Governor Simi Fubara and his predecessor, Wike which led to political imbalance in Rivers State yesterday, President Bola Tinubu today intervened in the rift between the Governor and his predecessor in office, Nyesom Wike.
President Tinubu used the opportunity of the Police Council meeting which both attended as members, to mediate and perhaps end the feud between the two political allies.
The President’s intervention was disclosed by the Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed while briefing State House correspondents on the outcome of the meeting presided over by the President at the presidential villa in Abuja.
Despite their feud, Fubara and Wike had earlier exchanged pleasantries inside the Council Chambers venue of the meeting before it commenced.
The Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed, who is the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum (PDP-GF) also disclosed that the opposition Governors have resolved to work with the President because he has shown good faith by not interfering with gubernatorial cases brought before the courts by PDP members.
Pantami Extends NIN-SIM Linkage Deadline Again
The Federal Government through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy in a statement signed by Mr Isa Pantami has on Tuesday announced the extension of the deadline for the NIN-SIM linkage and verification by eight weeks, till June 30, 2021.The extension which was disclosed in a jointly signed statement by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), is said to be because of requests by stakeholders...
Link Your SIM To NIN Or - Pantami Threatens Nigerians On Next Action
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, has threatened Nigerians yet to verify their SIMs by linking them to the National Identification Numbers (NIN) of dire consequences they will face if they fail to do that before the due date.He warned defaulters of government’s imminent actions.Pantami, in a series of tweets, while reacting to a retraction on trending reports published about him by some media outlets, said no amount of intimidatio...
SIM Reg Agents Protest in Ibadan
The Association of SIM Registration of Nigeria, Oyo State Chapter, has appealed to the Federal Government to restore their source of livelihood by lifting the suspension on SIM registration.The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the association, Mr Mayowa Anjorin, made the appeal during a peaceful protest at the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) Zonal office in Ibadan on Wednesday.Anjorin, a graduate, said he started the SIM registration business to make ends me...
Download Naijacrawl App today
Fastest way to read on the go
Download the Naijacrawl App.